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You’re Playing the Four Seasons AGAIN?!

7:53AM
September
9, 2013

According to violinist Daniel Hope, the average person recognizes, however poorly hummed, the second theme of Spring from the Four Seasons. On the other hand, Igor Stravinsky summed up the case for the other side when he quipped, “Vivaldi wrote one concerto, 400 times.”